Surgery Blog: Did You Know?

Posted on March 5, 2024

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Red blood cells forming a blood clot (thrombus) in the… read more

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Posted on May 16, 2023

For the first time in more than thirty years, two of the leading organizations for bariatric surgeons and integrated health professionals have released new weight-loss surgery guidelines. Updated evidence-based recommendations from the American Society for… read more

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Posted on April 25, 2023

Tips from Stony Brook's Pediatric Surgery Division and Child Life Program

Having a surgical procedure can be unsettling, even scary for some. For children, even more so. And for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a surgical experience can have a severe impact on their mental… read more

Posted on March 9, 2022

DVT Claims More Lives Than Breast Cancer, HIV, and Motor Vehicle Crashes Combined!


Posted on June 11, 2021

Shouldice Hernia Repair has proven to be exceptionally safe, secure, and reliable.

Have you ever wondered what that bulge is in your groin, belly button, upper belly, or at the old scar in your belly?

Have you had it checked by a physician?… read more

Posted on December 10, 2020

By Dino Spaniolas, MD FACS FASMBS

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Posted on May 8, 2020

It's Good for Your Health to Know about the Dark Side of the Sun

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